Now the Bollywood celebrities like Sonakshi Sinha, Kunal Khemmu, Anushka Sharma and Alia Bhatt have decided to involve in another socialistic activity. On going into the details it is heard that, these top actresses have raised their voice and directing their fans to sign a petition against the President of the People’s Republic of China to ban the ‘Yulin Dog Meat’ Eating Festival.
As Hollywood celebrities are also involved in the same, Bollywood celebrities are also showing their power by directing their fans to come out and support the petition on Change.org which requests, “the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region government must cancel the ‘Dog Meat Festival’ that is held on June 22 in Yulin”.
Petition states, “As foreigners who have great respect for the Chinese people and Chinese civilization, we are saddened to learn that the Yulin ‘Dog Meat Festival’ still exists in a modern civilised society. We believe that this event has no place in the 21st century”
It is reported that all the Indian celebrities have chosen social networking stage to raise their voice against the festival which includes beating, boiling and burning dogs which are alive.
Gorgeous Sonakshi tweeted as, “This has GOT to STOP!! Share, RT, create awareness and sign the petition. #StopYuLin2015″
Actress Anushka Sharma posted as, “Animals don’t have a voice. YOU do! HELP end this CRUELTY . Sign d petition #StopYuLin2015″
Anushka Manchanda who is a singer, tweeted as, “Please sign & share this petition to stop the inhumane killing of dogs for this dog meat festival #StopYuLin2015.”
From the reports it is revealed that, annually over 10,000 dogs are killed in these types of festival.
Poorva Joshipura who is a CEO PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) tweeted as, “From Bollywood to Hollywood, celebrities are speaking out against the butchering of dogs in China, leading to widespread awareness and international condemnation of this atrocity, thereby adding immense pressure on China to spare the animals’ lives and to relegate this cruel festival to the history books”
PETA is a universal non-profit corporation who works for the animal rights.
PETA CEO also tweeted as, “PETA is also asking consumers to help by choosing not to buy leather as Chinese dogs are also used to make belts, gloves and other products sold on to unsuspecting consumers around the world”